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Programme Cover - GP Belgium 1981
Event: Grand Prix of BelgiumDate: 17.5.1981
Track: Zolder (B), 4.262 kmsDistance: 54 lapsAttendance: unknown

GP Belgium

Start time: 15:00; Grid: unknown; Weather: unknown

Entered: 45

Practiced: 31

Started: 24

Classified: 13

Entry List
Entry List - GP Belgium 1981
Photos by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman (50) and Thierry Périlleux (24)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 25/04/2006 Last photo update on this page: 27/06/2014
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11 - Williams FW07C Ford #FW07/11 - Albilad Williams RacingWilliams FW07 C #FW07/11 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Albilad Williams Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Alan Jones (AUS)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 6th (1:23.820)
Colours: white (+green)
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman and Thierry Périlleux
22 - Williams FW07C Ford #FW07/12 - Albilad Williams RacingWilliams FW07 C #FW07/12 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Albilad Williams Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Carlos Reutemann (RA)Result: winner
Grid: 1st (1:22.280)
Colours: white (+green)
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman and Thierry Périlleux
33 - Tyrrell 010 Ford #010/3 - Tyrrell RacingTyrrell 010 #010/3 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Tyrrell Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Eddie Cheever (USA)Result: 6th (0 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 8th (1:24.380)
Colours: blue
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman and Thierry Périlleux
44 - Tyrrell 010 Ford #010/1 - Tyrrell RacingTyrrell 010 #010/1 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Tyrrell Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Michele Alboreto (I)Result: 12th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 19th (1:25.910)
Colours: blue
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
55 - Brabham BT49C Ford #BT49/11 - Parmalat RacingBrabham BT49 C #BT49/11 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Parmalat Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Nelson Piquet (BR)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 2nd (1:23.130)
Colours: white/black
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
66 - Brabham BT49C Ford #BT49/12 - Parmalat RacingBrabham BT49 C #BT49/12 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Parmalat Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Hector Rebaque (MEX)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 21st (1:26.520)
Colours: white/black
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman and Thierry Périlleux
77 - McLaren MP4/1 Ford #MP4/1-02 - McLaren Marlboro InternationalMcLaren MP4/1 #MP4/1-02 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
McLaren Marlboro International (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Watson (GB)Result: 7th - did not finish (Rear end vibration)
Grid: 5th (1:23.730)
Colours: white/red
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
88 - McLaren M29F Ford #M29/4 - McLaren Marlboro InternationalMcLaren M29 F #M29/4 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
McLaren Marlboro International (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Andrea de Cesaris (I)Result: did not finish (Gearbox)
Grid: 23rd (1:26.950)
Colours: white/red
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
99 - ATS D4 Ford #D4/03 - Team ATSATS D4 #D4/03 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Team ATS (D)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Slim Borgudd (S)
listed, never drove:
Jan Lammers (NL)
Result: did not qualify
Grid: 27th (1:28.980)
Colours: yellow (+white/black)
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
1111 - Lotus 81B Ford #81/R3 - Essex Team LotusLotus 81 B #81/R3 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Essex Team Lotus (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Elio de Angelis (I)Result: 5th (0 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 14th (1:24.960)
Colours: dark blue/red (+silver)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
1212 - Lotus 81B Ford #81/R1 - Essex Team LotusLotus 81 B #81/R1 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Essex Team Lotus (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Nigel Mansell (GB)Result: 3rd (0 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 10th (1:24.440)
Colours: dark blue/red (+silver)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Thierry Périlleux and Paul Kooyman
1414 - Ensign N180B Ford #MN-15 - Ensign Racing Ltd.Ensign N180 B #MN-15 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Ensign Racing Ltd. (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Marc Surer (CH)Result: 11th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 15th (1:25.190)
Colours: white/dark blue/red
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
1515 - Renault RE20 Turbo #RE22B - Regie RenaultRenault RE20 #RE22B - Renault V6 1500 cc 2xKKK
Regie Renault (F)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Alain Prost (F)Result: did not finish (Clutch)
Grid: 12th (1:24.630)
Colours: yellow/white (+black)
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
15T15T - Renault RE30 Turbo #RE30 - Regie RenaultRenault RE30 #RE30 - Renault V6 1491 cc 2xKKK
Regie Renault (F)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Alain Prost (F)Result: practiced only (Spare car)
Grid: T-car (1:24.630)
Colours: yellow/white (+black)
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
1616 - Renault RE20 Turbo #RE27B - Regie RenaultRenault RE20 #RE27B - Renault V6 1500 cc 2xKKK
Regie Renault (F)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: René Arnoux (F)Result: did not qualify
Grid: 25th (1:27.930)
Colours: yellow/white (+black)
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
1717 - March 811 Ford #4 (RAM-March) - March Grand PrixMarch 811 #4 (RAM-March) - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
March Grand Prix (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Eliseo Salazar (RCH)Result: did not qualify
Grid: 26th (1:28.380)
Colours: black
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Thierry Périlleux
1818 - March 811 Ford #5 (RAM-March) - March Grand PrixMarch 811 #5 (RAM-March) - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
March Grand Prix (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Derek Daly (IRL)Result: did not qualify
Grid: (1:26.590)
Colours: black
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman and Thierry Périlleux
2020 - Fittipaldi F8C Ford #F8-3 - Fittipaldi AutomotiveFittipaldi F8 C #F8-3 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Fittipaldi Automotive (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Keke Rosberg (SF)Result: did not finish (Gearbox)
Grid: 11th (1:24.460)
Colours: white
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
2121 - Fittipaldi F8C Ford #F8-4 - Fittipaldi AutomotiveFittipaldi F8 C #F8-4 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Fittipaldi Automotive (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Chico Serra (BR)Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 20th (1:25.930)
Colours: white
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
21T21T - Fittipaldi F8C Ford #F8-2 - Fittipaldi AutomotiveFittipaldi F8 C #F8-2 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Fittipaldi Automotive (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Result: car not used (Spare car)
Colours: white
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
2222 - Alfa Romeo 179C #179C-03 - Alfa RomeoAlfa Romeo 179C #179C-03 - Alfa Romeo Type 1260 V12 2995 cc N/A
Alfa Romeo (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mario Andretti (USA)Result: 10th (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 18th (1:25.560)
Colours: white/red
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman and Thierry Périlleux
2323 - Alfa Romeo 179C #179C-01 - Alfa RomeoAlfa Romeo 179C #179C-01 - Alfa Romeo Type 1260 V12 2995 cc N/A
Alfa Romeo (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Bruno Giacomelli (I)Result: 9th (0 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 17th (1:25.310)
Colours: white/red
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman and Thierry Périlleux
2525 - Talbot-Ligier JS17 Matra #JS17-03 - Talbot LigierTalbot-Ligier JS17 #JS17-03 - Matra V12 2995 cc N/A
Talbot Ligier (F)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jean-Pierre Jabouille (F)Result: did not finish (Gearbox)
Grid: 16th (1:25.280)
Colours: blue/white
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
2626 - Talbot-Ligier JS17 Matra #JS17-02 - Talbot LigierTalbot-Ligier JS17 #JS17-02 - Matra V12 2995 cc N/A
Talbot Ligier (F)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jacques Laffite (F)Result: 2nd (0 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 9th (1:24.410)
Colours: blue/white
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman and Thierry Périlleux
2727 - Ferrari 126 CK Turbo #050 - FerrariFerrari 126 CK #050 - Ferrari V6 1496 cc Turbo
Ferrari (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Gilles Villeneuve (CDN)Result: 4th (0 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 7th (1:23.940)
Colours: red
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman and Thierry Périlleux
2828 - Ferrari 126 CK Turbo #052 - FerrariFerrari 126 CK #052 - Ferrari V6 1496 cc Turbo
Ferrari (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Didier Pironi (F)Result: 8th (0 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 3rd (1:23.470)
Colours: red
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman and Thierry Périlleux
2929 - Arrows A3 Ford #A3/5 - Arrows Racing TeamArrows A3 #A3/5 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Arrows Racing Team (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Riccardo Patrese (I)Result: did not finish (Hit by Stohr, 1st start)
Grid: 4th (1:23.670)
Colours: white/orange
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman and Thierry Périlleux
3030 - Arrows A3 Ford #A3/6 - Arrows Racing TeamArrows A3 #A3/6 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Arrows Racing Team (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Siegfried Stohr (I)Result: did not finish (Hit Patrese, 1st start)
Grid: 13th (1:24.660)
Colours: white/orange
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
3131 - Osella FA1B Ford #FA1B-002 - OsellaOsella FA1B #FA1B-002 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Osella (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Piercarlo Ghinzani (I)
listed, never drove:
Angel Guerra (RA)
Result: 13th (4 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 24th (1:27.480)
Colours: white/dark blue (+red)
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Thierry Périlleux
3232 - Osella FA1B Ford #FA1B-003 - OsellaOsella FA1B #FA1B-003 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Osella (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Beppe Gabbiani (I)Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 22nd (1:26.690)
Colours: white/dark blue (+red)
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
3333 - Theodore TR3 Ford #TY01-1 - Theodore RacingTheodore TR3 #TY01-1 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Theodore Racing (HK)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Patrick Tambay (F)Result: did not qualify
Grid: 28th (1:32.470)
Colours: white (+red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
3535 - Toleman TG181 Hart Turbo #TG181-02 - TolemanToleman TG181 #TG181-02 - Hart 415T L4 1493 cc Turbo
Toleman (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Brian Henton (GB)Result: did not qualify
Grid: 30th (1:36.370)
Colours: dark blue/white/red
Tyres: Pirelli
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Thierry Périlleux
3636 - Toleman TG181 Hart Turbo #TG181-01 - TolemanToleman TG181 #TG181-01 - Hart 415T L4 1493 cc Turbo
Toleman (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Derek Warwick (GB)Result: did not qualify
Grid: 29th (1:35.970)
Colours: dark blue/white/red
Tyres: Pirelli
Photo updated: 27/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Thierry Périlleux and Paul Kooyman
No photos available:
1TThe car is not available on a photoWilliams FW07 C #FW07/14 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Albilad Williams Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Alan Jones (AUS)/Carlos Reutemann (RA)Result: practiced only (Spare car)
Grid: T-car (1:22.280)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Michelin
3TThe car is not available on a photoTyrrell 010 #010/2 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Tyrrell Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Result: car not used (Spare car)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Michelin
5TThe car is not available on a photoBrabham BT49 C #BT49/9 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Parmalat Racing (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Nelson Piquet (BR)Result: practiced only (Spare car)
Grid: T-car
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Michelin
7TThe car is not available on a photoMcLaren MP4/1 #MP4/1-01 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
McLaren Marlboro International (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Result: car not used (Spare car)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Michelin
9TThe car is not available on a photoATS HGS1 #HGS1-01 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Team ATS (D)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Result: car not used (Spare car)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
11TThe car is not available on a photoLotus 81 B #81/R2 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Essex Team Lotus (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Elio de Angelis (I)Result: practiced only (Spare car)
Grid: T-car
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
16TThe car is not available on a photoRenault RE30 #RE31 - Renault V6 1491 cc 2xKKK
Regie Renault (F)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: René Arnoux (F)Result: practiced only (Spare car)
Grid: T-car
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Michelin
18TThe car is not available on a photoMarch 811 #1 (RAM-March) - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
March Grand PrixOpen wheel car
Mid-engined
Result: car not used (Spare car)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
22TThe car is not available on a photoAlfa Romeo 179C #179C-02 - Alfa Romeo Type 1260 V12 2995 cc N/A
Alfa Romeo (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Result: car not used (Spare car)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Michelin
26TThe car is not available on a photoTalbot-Ligier JS17 #JS17-01 - Matra V12 2995 cc N/A
Talbot Ligier (F)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jacques Laffite (F)Result: practiced only (Spare car)
Grid: T-car (1:24.410)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
27TThe car is not available on a photoFerrari 126 CK #051 - Ferrari V6 1496 cc Turbo
Ferrari (I)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Driven by: Gilles Villeneuve (CDN)/Didier Pironi (F)Result: practiced only (Spare car)
Grid: T-car
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
29TThe car is not available on a photoArrows A3 #A3/2 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/A
Arrows Racing Team (GB)Open wheel car
Mid-engined
Result: car not used (Spare car)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
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Photos by: Thierry Périlleux (6) and Paul Kooyman (2)
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